2018 RoboCup Rescue Virtual Robot Simulation Competition

We would like to invite all robot rescue teams to participate in the 2018 RoboCup Rescue Simulation League World Championship. The Virtual Robot Competition has been largely renewed since 2016, both in terms of the simulation environment, with the transition from an Unreal-based environment to a ROS/Gazebo based environment, and in terms of challenges and rules. If you are interested to participate please take the time to pre-register your team for the RoboCup 2018 Virtual Robot Competition as soon as possible, so that we can inform you about the latest developments. 1) RoboCup Rescue Simulation League and Virtual Robot Competition The RoboCup Rescue Simulation League is a socially relevant part of RoboCup event. Its main purpose is to provide emergency decision support by integration of disaster information, prediction, planning, and…
Read More

Waiver of the team fee for NEW Teams

The RoboCup Federation is pleased to introduce a waiver of the team fee for the 2018 international RoboCup competition for NEW teams in the major leagues. A NEW team is defined as a team all of whose team members have never participated in an annual international RoboCup competition. The waiver concerns only the team fee and does not imply any waiver of fees for team members.
Read More

Call for Maintenance Committee Members

In 2018, the RoboCup Rescue Agent Simulation League plans to reestablish the Maintenance Committee to define and implement a roadmap of improvements to the RoboCup Rescue Simulator (RCRS) platform and Agent Development Framework (ADF) for the next years. The RoboCup Rescue Agent Simulation League is looking for members with knowledge of the RCRS platform or ADF Framework to compose its Maintenance Committee. The candidate should have: - Knowledge of software development and maintenance in Java - Knowledge of version control systems like Git - Desire to contribute with time and effort to the improvement of the RoboCup Rescue Simulation League - Knowledge of English language The membership of the RoboCup Rescue Agent Simulation Maintenance Committee will commit to: - Help to improve the RCRS and ADF by solving bugs and…
Read More